IIT Kanpur Placements 2018-19

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) Estd : 1959 Approved by : AICTE, NBA Type : Public
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IIT Kanpur phase 1 placements for the academic session 2018-19 commenced on December 01, 2018. The placements of IIT Kanpur began on a positive note this year. Largest social networking site in the world - Facebook offered the highest annual package of Rs. 1.42 crore to an IIT Kanpur student this year. Google, on the other hand, recruited three students for an annual package of Rs. 1 crore. Students who secured jobs in companies such as Facebook and Google are from Computer Science Engineering course. 

On Day 1 of IIT Kanpur placements 2018-19, 18 companies offered annual packages of above Rs.25 lakh. Microsoft was one of the recruiters that offered a package of Rs.1 crore per annum.  World Quant Company recruited three students for an annual salary of Rs. 50 lakh. 

By Day 3 of IIT Kanpur placements 2018-19, over 450 students bagged job offers from top firms. In the first three days of IIT Kanpur placements, 40% of registered students secured jobs. HSBC and Sterlite turned out to be the top recruiters on Day 3. As many as 18 companies participated in the placement drive on the third day and hired 80 students. HSBC hired 10 students while Sterlite hired eight students.

On Day of IIT Kanpur placements 2018-19. over 50 students bagged jobs. 

More details about IIT Kanpur placements 2018-19 will be updated here. Stay tuned. 

Placements Stats for All Degrees

22 Lacs
Highest Package
5.9 Lacs
Average Package
Number of Companies visited

Contact Details of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

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    +91-512-2597288 , +91-512-2597200
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  • Address:
    Kalyanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208016, India

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